Chairman's Message

H.E. Khamis Juma Buamim
Conference Chairman

Dear Colleagues,

With great pleasure, on behalf of Dubai Marine Insurance Conference 2018, we invite you to register for the premier event focused on the latest regulations of Marine Insurance that will be held on November 20-21, 2018 in Dubai, UAE.

The event’s theme “Know Your Policy” embraces industry experts worldwide to engage in cross-disciplinary dialogue and collaboration to meet the challenges that characterize the state of shipping community and provides future ready solutions.

Conference programme includes presentations on traditional and hot topics as the industry development trends, intelligent technologies’ implementation and domestic software technologies’ development. Special attention will be paid to the deep examination of the fast changing insurance regulations for the sector’s community needs and dedicated realization of the challenges of Maritime sector’s clients

We pass a warm and cordial invitation to you to take part in this conference, discover more about the latest projects and regulations, join the discussions and extend your professional network.

Looking forward to seeing you at the conference!


Vanessa Welch

Executive Assistant to the Vice Chairman and Secretary General
Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre (EMAC)

Rania Tadros

Managing Partner
Ince & Co

Suha Obaid

Deputy Managing Director
Folk Shipping & Folk Energy

Meena Mathews

Regional Manager P&I - Middle East
Gulf Agency Company (GAC)

Ric Peregrino

Chief Security Officer
Frontier Service Group

Oskar Levander

SVP Concepts & Innovation
Rolls-Royce Marine

William James Tobin

Offshore Syndicate Manager
The Shipowners’ Protection Limited

Waleed Altamimi

General Manager
TASNEEF - Maritime

Kirsty Cattanach

Senior Associate
Baker McKenzie Habib Al Mulla

Hari Krishna

Chief Executive Officer
Nimble Legal Consulting

Jinto Hanley

Head of AIG’s
Marine Insurance Business Unit
Middle East

Richard Strub

Holman Fenwick Willan
(HFW) - Partner

Prof. Ilias Visvikis

Professor of Finance and Founding Director of the Center for Executive and Professional Education
American University of Sharjah (AUS)

Capt. Tony Field

Marine & Offshore Manager
Middle East & Africa
Lolyd's Register

Hamdi Al Balbisi

Senior Legal Advisor
Insurance Authority

Capt. Zarir Irani

OVID Inspector, Lead Auditor, MBA, Certified Marine Surveyor, Global Vice President & Regional Director
International Institute of Marine Surveying (IIMS)

Suresh Coelho

Moirai Legal Consulting

Yaman Al-Hawamdeh

Holman Fenwick Willan
(HFW) - Partner

Julien Horn

Through Transport Mutual Services (Gulf)
Thomas Miller (TT Club)

Capt. Nikhil Saxena

Master Mariner, MBA, MIIMS, AFNI
Marine Consultant Marine Survey & Inspection,
Inchcape Shipping Services

Simon Bell

Financial and Professional Lines
(FINPRO) Practice Leader

Capt. Gamal Fekry

Managing Director
MC Ship Management (DMCC)

Capt. Peter Valles

GM Marine Survey & Inspection
Middle East, South Asia, Africa & Europe,
Inchcape Shipping Services

Dr. Talal Aladwani

Maritime Legal Expert
Kuwait Oil Tanker Company S.A.K




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